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Brehna Berry, a fourth grade student of Jody Munsterman at Crescent City Grade School, was the last student to serve as Student of the Week as Mrs. Munsterman is retired at the end of the curr…

The Crescent City Historical Society will be open from 1-4 p.m. during the Garage Crawl on Saturday, June 19. The CCHS will then be open Sunday, June 20, right after the community worship serv…

The Iroquois County Genealogical Society was set to celebrate its 50th birthday in 2020 but it had to be canceled due to the pandemic. Since restrictions have eased, the group will host a bela…

DIVERNON, Illinois — Stanley L Butzow, son of the late Lewis and Anna Butzow, and Sallee J (Bork) Butzow, daughter of the late Henry and Kathryn Bork, were married May 8, 1971, at St. James RC…

Recently, the Watseka Kiwanis Club completed a service project at the Iroquois County Courthouse in Watseka. A group of members from the club dedicated their time cleaning up the landscaping i…

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Some of the Crescent City Grade School teachers presented awards to their students at the end of the school year. Awards were presented in the classroom on the last day of school, which was May 27.

Many years ago, following the 1970 train derailment in Crescent City, the community began to have a Fathers’ Day or community worship service. The service was a way for residents to celebrate …

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ILLINOIS — Crescent City Grade School has released its fourth quarter honor roll. Students who were listed on the honor roll were recognized on the final day of school, which was May 27.

Sarah Marie Mischke and Brett Robert Campbell of Gilman announce the birth of their first child, a son.

Joshua Black and Amerette Perez of Gilman have announced the birth of their first child, a boy.